Simona Halep dangers dropping nearly all the cash earned after qualifying within the “eighties” in Washington. What did the participant from Romania do?

Simona Halep received very indignant within the match with Cristina Bucșa, within the first spherical of the Washington event, and hit the bottom racket. “Racket abuse” is punishable, and the advantageous might equal a part of the prize that the participant from Romania secured for qualifying within the “optimum”.

Simona Halep dangers receiving a advantageous for “racket abuse”

Simona Halep didn’t have a carefree match in any respect within the first spherical of the WTA 250 event in Washington. After a primary set that she gained 6-3, the participant from Romania received very indignant within the second set when her sport was not going nicely. Our athlete was main 5-2, however she was tied, and at that second she began to hit onerous with the bottom racket.

This gesture might earn him a advantageous. “Racket abuse” is punished with a advantageous between 2,500 and three,000 {dollars} within the WTA circuit, and the prize that the athlete from Romania secured, after qualifying within the eighth, reaches 4,100 {dollars}.

Within the WTA guidelines, “racquet abuse” is described as follows: “An intentional and violent destruction of the racquet or an intentional and violent influence of the racquet on the web, courtroom, referee’s chair or different object, following a nervous exit of the participant. Normally the quantity of the advantageous is ready by the event supervisor”.

Simona Halep, relaxed after qualifying for the spherical of 16 of the event in Washington

Though she received indignant in the course of the match, Halep was all smiles on the press convention. She was very glad that the followers have been by her aspect.

“I am glad to be right here, the environment may be very good. I felt welcome, thanks! It took me somewhat longer to regulate. In the present day I had some issues, I am glad I managed to shut the match in two units.

It was the primary time I performed right here, it wasn’t straightforward, however I am glad. Typically I deal with the opponent’s sport, however extra on my sport. I mentioned with the coach what I have to do, what I want to enhance.

I noticed that there are lots of Romanian followers. I do not know any Romanian restaurant in Washington, if you understand (no – laughs), assist me”stated the participant from Romania.

Simona Halep, favourite 3 in Washington, will play within the subsequent spherical towards the winner of the match Madison Brengle (USA, 61 WTA) – Anna Kalinskaya (Russia, 71 WTA).

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